Will the State Department pay the five million dollar bounty on this American Muslim's head to al Qaeda? Under the Obama administration, we know that anything is possible.
"American Islamic militant killed in Somalia: witnesses" France 24, September 12, 2o13 (thanks to Van)
AFP - A US Islamic extremist fighting in Somalia was killed Thursday in a shootout with Al-Qaeda linked Shebab militants, former comrades he had fallen out with, witnesses said.
Alabama-born Omar Hamami -- better known as Al-Amriki or "the American" -- was one of the most prominent foreigners fighting in Somalia, and the US State Department had offered a $5 million bounty for his capture.
"There was a gun battle between Amriki and his men and other fighters, the reports are that Amriki is among those killed," said Moalim Ali, a resident in Bardhere district.